Henrik Lundqvist is a current National Hockey League goaltender who plays for the New York Rangers. Drafted 205th overall in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft, Lundqvist has gone on to have a storybook career in New York. Since 2005, Lundqvist has received numerous league accolades such as being named to the NHL All Rookie Team in 2006, winning the Vezina Trophy in 2012 and also bringing home a Gold Medal in 2006 for Team Sweden. King Henrik has always made a statement with his gear over the years while playing in front of the crowd at Madison Square Garden. From flashy colors to images of the Statue of Liberty, you always know when King Henrik is between the pipes!
In conjunction with the new King Pro Series, Second String will be joining forces with the Henrik Lundqvist Foundation. A portion of its proceeds from the new King Pro Series will be donated to the Henrik Lundqvist Foundation and also the HLF Young Ambassadors Program. Founded in 2014, the Henrik Lundqvist Foundation, through its fundraising efforts and community outreach, strives to create positive change in the lives of children and adults throughout the world through education and health services. To learn more about the Henrik Lundqvist Foundation, go to www.hlundqvistfoundation.com
Bauer Hockey which started out primarily as an ice skate manufacture in 1927 has grown into one of the most recognized brands in the hockey world today. A leader in ice hockey equipment technology, Bauer Hockey has designed some of the most advanced hockey equipment to date. Bauer goalie equipment has been used by some of the biggest stars from the games passed such as Dominik Hasek, Curtis Joseph, Nikolai Khabibulin and Ed Belfour. To this day a great deal of NHL stars use the Bauer brand such as Henrik Lundqvist, Frederik Andersen, and Andrei Vasilevskiy.